Drafter 3

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for aDrafter 3to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

Essential Functions:

Plans, lays outs, draws, and revises detailed part, assembly, and installation engineering drawings from basic layouts, established references, and standard data in a field of specialization such as structures, devices, mechanics, electrical, or electronics. Utilizes computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools such as, CAD, CAM or CATIA. Completes details of major layout drawings prepared by others in accordance with standard engineering drafting practices. Determines scaling; inserts necessary reference planes, centering and dimension lines, hidden line interpolations, and sectioning; prepares specifications for parts, assemblies, and installations; prepares complete production detail drawings; contributes design modifications to improve quality of product or facilitate manufacturing operations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 3 years of related electrical experience. 7 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • Experience with drafting drawings of electrical systems.

  • Experience with creating, editing engineering drawings in VISIO, AUTOCAD or CATIA. Team Center

  • Experience working in a lab environment

  • Active In-Scope (reviewed in the last 6 years) Top Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain program access.


Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors degree STEM 5 years experience

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}


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